Action Alert!
Catholic World News

Islamist militias attack another historic Christian town in Syria

October 02, 2013

Weeks after jihadist Syrian rebels attacked the Christian village of Ma’loula, Islamist militias have attacked the historic Syrian Christian town of Saidnaya, according to a Fides news agency report.

“This is banditry, but it is also a vendetta against Christians,” said a religious-order priest. “They are targeted attacks that have the effect of creating confusion and fear among civilians.”

 


For all current news, visit our News home page.


 
Further information:

An unexpected error occurred.

We’re sorry you have experienced this error.

Please try again later and, if the error persists, please use our contact form to report what you were trying to do when the error occurred. If possible, copy and paste into your message the URL of the page you were trying to reach.

Thank you.